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Waiting for Chicken Smith

Written and illustrated by David Mackintosh
Published by Candlewick Press
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Goodreads Rating - 3.4 / 5.0
$16.99
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Target Age
32
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A story about childhood friendships, anticipation, and the magic moments that arise while you’re waiting for something else to happen. Every year a young boy stays in the same cabin at the beach with his family. And every year his friend Chicken Smith stays in the next cabin over. But this year, something’s different: Chicken Smith hasn’t shown up yet. The boy’s little sister, MaryAnn, keeps trying to get his attention, but he’s too busy remembering all of his adventures with Chicken Smith — and thinking about everything they’re going to do this summer. Is Chicken ever going to show up? And just what has MaryAnn been yelling about? David Mackintosh’s ode to small summer wonders will make readers of all ages open their eyes to the quick, blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moments happening all around them.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
1536207713
ISBN 13:
9781536207712
Publication Date:
May 14, 2019